COVID-19 Test Finder

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COVID-19 hit the city hard, but Detroit remains strong in battling the virus.

Testing criteria for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) has been expanded in Michigan to include individuals with mild symptoms and essential workers still reporting to work in person, whether they have symptoms or not.

There are many sites across Michigan to test for COVID-19. You should get a test if:

  • You are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, such as fever, cough, or shortness of breath. You should also contact your health care provider or telehealth program to discuss whether you should be evaluated for testing.
  • Each coronavirus test provider will determine if testing is appropriate based on your symptoms, risk factors and test availability.

Find a testing site near you with the State of Michigan COVID-19 Testing Finder.


City of Detroit Community Care Network Drive-Thru Testing

To ensure that all residents have access to COVID-19 testing, the Coronavirus Community Care Network has opened a drive-thru testing site at the Joe Dumars Fieldhouse at the State Fairgrounds. The entrance to the testing site is at East State Fair across from Bauman Avenue. Beginning Wednesday, April 1, 2020, testing hours for the drive-thru will be 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Who can go to the CCCN drive-thru testing site?

  • Individuals who have received a testing order from their doctor and have a scheduled appointment with the CCCN Call Center can get tested.
  • COVID-19 testing will be available to any resident of the tri-county region (Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb County).

For Essential Workers:

  • Appointment is required before coming to the Fairgrounds but not a prescription.
  • If you are an employee working for a business that provides an essential service, such as a grocery store, pharmacy or other food handlers, your EMPLOYER must call (313) 230-0505 anytime between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday-Sunday to schedule a date and time for all staff to be tested.

Don’t have a doctor? Are you uninsured?

Here is a list of doctors accepting new patients today in the City of Detroit.

Steps to Get Tested:

  • Contact your doctor if you believe you have COVID-19, are showing symptoms or have come in contact with an infected person
  • Your doctor will schedule an appointment for you and call in a prescription for a test if they believe you have COVID-19
    OR
    Your doctor will give you a written prescription to receive a test and instruct you to make an appointment through the CCCN Call Center

How to make an appointment

  • Call the CCCN at 313-230-0505, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday – Sunday
  • Bring with you a valid ID and any written testing order or prescription from your doctor. Any valid form of photo ID will be accepted at the testing centers, including but not limited to the following:
    • US or foreign passport
    • US or foreign Driver License
    • US state Identification Card
    • Consular Identification Card
    • US or foreign military or veteran ID card
    • Visa issued by a government agency
    • Tribal Identification Card
    • City of Detroit Municipal ID card
    • Criminal Record check (AFIS) with photo
    • Offender Tracking Information System (OTIS) record
    • Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) service point ID or record of service with photo
    • Educational Institution Identification Card
    • Educational Institution records with photo
    • Employee Identification Card
    • Michigan Department of Corrections prisoner identification card
    • Michigan Social Services Agency Identification

Need a ride to the testing site?

Detroit residents who don’t have their own transportation can book a roundtrip ride to the State Fairgrounds Testing Site for just $2. This service includes wheelchair accessible transportation if requested. Request a ride.

Joe Dumars Fieldhouse – State Fairgrounds
Enter off E. State Fair Ave.
Beginning Wednesday, April 1, 2020, testing hours for the drive-thru will be 9am – 6pm.

 

 

 


Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing at Walgreens

At this time, testing is only available in EL MIRAGE-AZ, TUCSON-AZ, BOLINGBROOK-IL, CHICAGO-IL, SPRINGFIELD-IL, HARVEY-LA, DETROIT-MI, HOUSTON-TX, and PASADENA-TX with more sites coming soon.

Walgreens is offering this service in partnership with the PWNHealth provider network.

Testing will be available at no cost to eligible individuals who meet criteria established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) along with state and federal guidelines. At the testing locations, Walgreens pharmacists will oversee the self-administration of Abbott’s new ID NOW COVID-19 test.

Take a quick screening survey to see if you are eligible for testing.

How it works:

  1. Complete the screening questionnaire.
  2. If you’re eligible for testing, a lab order request will be sent on your behalf and you’ll receive an email with next steps.
  3. You’ll go to the testing location and follow instructions to remain in your vehicle with the window rolled up.
  4. You will perform the test using a nasal swab. A Walgreens pharmacist will be there to instruct you.
  5. Your test results and contact information will be sent to PWNHealth.
  6. You’ll receive your results from PWNHealth within 24 hours.

Please note: Testing availability may be limited due to capacity and weather conditions. There may be a delay in getting tested.

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